Tree Climber/Arborist



Job Description:

ReAction Tree is seeking a Tree Climber/Arborist to join our Tree Care team. Essential duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Climbing trees with the aid of a safety belt, climbing line or aerial lift
  • Trimming, pruning, and removing trees and shrubs, both working from the ground and from an aerial lift/bucket truck and/or crane
  • Maintain and operate all tools and equipment in a safe manner, including a chainsaw, chipper, handsaw, pole saw, aerial lift and Avant
  • Driving a truck with a trailer
  • Adheres to company safety standards at all times, including the use of PPE


Since 1991, ReAction Tree has proudly provided the best tree care services to customers in the Metro Detroit area. We keep our employees up to date with the latest industry trends and technologies by sending them to seminars and trade shows. Members of our Tree Care team are on time, professional and respect one another. At ReAction Tree, safety is our #1 priority.


Job Requirements:

  • Prior experience in Forestry or Arboriculture and working at heights required
  • Climbing experience and knowledge of knots, chainsaw operation and chipper operation required
  • Experience operating an aerial lift is preferred but not required
  • Valid driver’s license required. CDL preferred.
  • High school diploma or GED preferred
  • Neat, clean, and professional appearance
  • Hard working, reliable, honest, and able to report for work regularly and punctually
  • Able to follow written and verbal directions
  • Must have, or be able to obtain, a medical card and pass a pre-employment drug screen


Physical Demands:

  • Able to stand for long periods of time (up to 8 hours)
  • Ability to reach, bend, stoop and lift up to 50 pounds
  • Performing repetitive movements throughout the day
  • Able to work effectively in an outdoor environment, including exposure to heat/cold and a variety of weather conditions


Serious inquiries only.

Please email adam AT reactiontree DOT com with your resume/work experience for consideration and put CLIMBER in the subject line.

ReAction Tree 248-444-0976 located at , West Bloomfield, Michigan   48322 . Reviewed by rated: 4.5 / 5